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Bluff City Blvd. Bridge

Photos 

South side

Photo taken by Steve Conro in January 2012

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BH Photo #223809

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Arch bridge over Poplar Creek on Bluff City Blvd. in Elgin
Location
Elgin, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1909
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 34.1 ft.
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Deck width: 30.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.01931, -88.26056   (decimal degrees)
42°01'10" N, 88°15'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/395633/4652688 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elgin
Average daily traffic (as of 2018)
3,000
Inventory numbers
IL 016-6940 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15103 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 67.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,864)
Built 1909 (746)
Built during 1900s (7,041)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,897)
Cook County, Illinois (443)
Deck arch (11,110)
Elgin, Illinois (17)
Illinois (4,551)
Open (39,192)
Owned by city (5,183)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,321)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,923)

Update Log 

  • January 24, 2012: New photos from Steve Conro

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